It's great when a game sets out to do something and just nails it, whether it's story, design, or controls. For Stick Figure Badminton 2 from Effing Games, it's the physics, which will satisfy even the most picky players.
Use [WASD] or the [arrow] keys to move around the court, while pressing [S] or [spacebar] to hit the birdie. The game features a nice assortment of opponents with different playing styles and if you prefer the human touch and don't mind sharing a keyboard, you can enter two-player mode with a friend. Regular badminton players will appreciate the smooth way the game handles smashes, drives and drops and non players will get a great introduction to the game that will make them want to go outside in the sunshine and play for real. How many other flash games can say that?